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Wrath of Antares [Dray Prescot #49] by Alan Burt Akers
Series: Dray Prescot, Book 49. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Volume forty-nine of the epic saga of Dray Prescot and the last book of the Balintol Cycle.
Power Outage by Douglas H. Plumb
Price: Free! Words: 75,110. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
They had planned for an economic collapse and were prepared...so they thought. All electric power is lost, cars, phones, and hydro power. It's as if electricity never existed and they are trapped inside their shelter. They escape and meet friends and enemies along a two hundred mile journey to meet a philosopher king but discover something greater.
Infinity Squad 2 by Shuvom Ghose
Series: Infinity Squad. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 207,060. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
1st Lt. Jonah Forrest is learning that the only thing harder than war is the peace that follows. Even the power to resurrect into clones when they die may not be enough for them to stop totalitarian nations and peaceful alien mobsters from going to war or smooth alien cats from stealing his girlfriend. Infinity Squad is a skilled group of soldiers built for a tough job. Just not this one.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning by Patrick Smith
Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 3 reviews)
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Dreams Must Die by J.M.
Price: Free! Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jimmy Shade kills dreams. It’s his job. As a member of the elite Dream Police, he defends the Collective against that poisonous nocturnal ooze. But when Shade gets infected with a dream, he finds himself on the run from his former colleagues. He must choose between his love for the Collective--and the dream he cannot live without.
Obligations of Blood: Anchorage Book 3 by Sandra C. Stixrude
Series: The Anchorage Series, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Mischief Corner Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ancient voices reveal a terrible secret: human scientists created the kresnas, devourers of life and sanity. Not only created, but also used in terrible, torturous experiments, turning them against their creators. Romenel's dilemmas pile up until he's lost in them. How can he destroy all the hordes of kresnas at once and is it morally defensible to do so?
Imperial Guard by Joseph O'Day
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Near the end of the 23rd century, Timothy Brogan leaves his native planet to become an officer in the Imperial Fusiliers. Little does he know that he will be thrust into the decades-old power struggle between two political factions. As he faces the most critical and difficult challenges of his life, he is thrust into the center of deadly peril but discovers romance and a new purpose for his life.
Double Bait by James Matt Cox
Series: Stone Blade, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Robin Macy, more comfortable in the virtual world than the real one, is a law-abiding and hard-working data tech until her online boyfriend vanishes. When she shows her skill by tracking him she lands in the clutches of a charming criminal only to be rescued by two people almost as scary. Now she must decide who she can trust as danger and intrigue shadow her every step.
Cast Into New Eden by Michael Pless
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 183,420. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Alerted to a murder on a colony twenty light-years away, Detective Inspector Steve Wilson investigates. When he uncovers the motive for the murder it proves as shocking as the act itself. Alone and isolated from the rest of the colony, Steve and his assistant Saira find themselves fighting for their lives.
Starfell by Tabby Mattheessen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Living in secrecy sucks, but so far it's kept Gabe safe. Until he can't hide anymore. After a fight with his coworker forces him to reveal his magic, Gabe becomes a fugitive. Running from the law includes bar fights, gun fights, a car chase, and contracted mercenaries. For better or worse, he signs on with a crew of outlaws. Can they escape Starfell before the law catches up to them?
The Beginning by Ryan Schneider
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Demon Drivers Trilogy - Volume I Teenager Parker Perkins must learn to lead as he and his friends are recruited as Top Secret test pilots in an experimental government program known as The Go-Boy Project. High technology meets high adventure in this textured coming-of-age tale.
Faraday by Mark Lingane
Series: Tesla Evolution, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Insync Holdings. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Book three of the award-winning Tesla Evolution. ￼ In war there are no winners, and everything has its price. Through improbable achievements and desperate sacrifice, Sebastian and Melanie turn to a dark future where the only choice is to soldier on, even if it costs everything. Includes zombies!
Mouse and Snake by Meyari McFarland
Series: Short Story Collections, Book 7 · Mouse and Snake, Collection #1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What happens after life as we know it ends? Life goes on. In a world where global warming has raised the seas two hundred and fifty feet life is very different but some things remain the same: friendship, family, love, hope and the inevitability of greed overshadowing joy. Meyari McFarland presents five exciting tales in the Mouse and Snake cyberpunk universe, now available in a collected edition.
The Ones Before by Stephen Brandon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Archaeologist have found anomalies in their exploration of Earths historical record. Mostly they are ignored. Call the Captain quick, I've spotted several old type ships. We can't hide from them if they get close. Get the chief engineer up here also. I'll take evasive actions and loop around to the asteroid belt and hide us there.
Nude in Space by P.Z. Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth, somewhere in the future. The environment has changed. Cities are large, closed structures with permanent air conditioning, and nudist villages have appeared in the warmer areas. When space explorers encounter problems while trying to 'tame' a new planet, they turn to the nudist population of earth for help. What will these nude space travellers encounter once they've left earth?
By The Sea by Henry Gee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,340. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A gothic modern scientific fiction horror mystery... Horrific bereavement has forced Detective Inspector Persephone Sheepwool to leave London and make a new life on the remote North Norfolk coast. But horror is never far behind, as she discovers when a body is found at a museum in a decaying clifftop mansion whose shadowy staff is dedicated to discovering the secrets of the sea...
We are the Living by Geralyn Wichers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Kayla resents Liam, the ex-soldier with the fragile psyche, when he joins her friends' tour of Europe. But when political turmoil explodes into a zombie apocalypse, their lives may depend on this warrior. Kayla and Liam’s shared horror draws them together, but as the threat of the living eclipses the danger of the undead, they must decide to run or to fight for those they love.
Ying, Yang and Ambivalence by Paul Vayro
Series: The Ambler's Odyssey, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Brick and Spiritwind drunkenly head out into the universe for a dance and takeaway food, they awake enrolled at Evil University, and after the Vice-Chancellor takes a liking to the pair's philosophy, he sets about making them the new ideological hope for all mischief.
Tides of Possibility by Houston Writers Guild
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,790. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Featuring more than two dozen pieces, "Tides of Possibility" is a proudly independent anthology presenting some of the most distinct rising voices in the genre. A new generation of science fiction is beginning, and the Houston Writers Guild has brought their words to print. The first in a series of anthologies from the Guild, it was produced using funds faithfully pledges by local readers.